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Forum: website & board 05-17-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 400
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Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
http://www.kxii.com/news/headlines/Marshall-County...

http://www.kxii.com/news/headlines/Marshall-County-man-faces-six-felony-charges-304026481.html
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-17-2015, 03:35 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 454
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Dont be a retard, a cat is worth the same amount...

Dont be a retard, a cat is worth the same amount in good or bad condition, and new pipe is only a few $ a foot.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2015, 05:30 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 363
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
rotate the selector switch to the 'tach'...

rotate the selector switch to the 'tach' position.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-16-2015, 04:44 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 256
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Why not just vice grip em out?

Why not just vice grip em out?
Forum: performance & suspension 05-16-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 423
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I don't see how grinding off a protrusion inside...

I don't see how grinding off a protrusion inside the tube is going to further weaken anything.
Drill extension using the hole cut out by a hole saw as a guide, your choice of abrasive.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-16-2015, 03:01 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 363
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
The Sunpro automotive DVOM I got in 1993 ...

The Sunpro automotive DVOM I got in 1993 figuring I'd need to replace it with a Fluke still works fine, reads tach, dwell, and duty cycle.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-14-2015, 02:58 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 359
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
The nivo springs are really soft, and the lower...

The nivo springs are really soft, and the lower shock mount has a funny angle cut
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-10-2015, 11:18 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 283
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I go till they strip a little, and add a quarter...

I go till they strip a little, and add a quarter turn, **** that $3 noise.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2015, 04:07 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
What pick n pull calls a bracket which is more...

What pick n pull calls a bracket which is more expensive than a small bracket, but not quite as pricey as a large one.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-09-2015, 02:06 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 235
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Looks like a medium bracket to me.

Looks like a medium bracket to me.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-08-2015, 12:31 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 658
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I was pretty surprised how much backpressure I...

I was pretty surprised how much backpressure I still had when i switched my truck from stock 3" to 4".
Forum: projects & restorations 05-07-2015, 05:17 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 34,759
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Can you make me one of those cool cardboard race...

Can you make me one of those cool cardboard race mufflers?

I ****ed with my HF bandsaw a bunch, and it never did cut worth a damn.
Been doing some work with one of their portabands, and here is...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 05-02-2015, 12:28 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 255
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I thonk both those lighs come on with they key...

I thonk both those lighs come on with they key on, engine not started....and you have a no-start.
Forum: performance & suspension 05-01-2015, 03:14 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 801
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
That is how they are supposed to work. If it...

That is how they are supposed to work. If it engages softly, or allows any slippage when locked, it is wore out or you have exceeded its power handling capacity. the clutches are there to...
Forum: performance & suspension 04-27-2015, 11:41 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 370
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
You will have to put the upstream sensor before...

You will have to put the upstream sensor before the cat,or it won't run right.
I use spark plug anti fowlers as a bung. you have to chop the bottom off, but they cost half as much.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-27-2015, 04:59 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 470
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
My JB welder is out of consumables though.

My JB welder is out of consumables though.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2015, 09:45 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
fixed that for you.

fixed that for you.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2015, 09:41 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 470
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Drill a few holes near the top of the housing,...

Drill a few holes near the top of the housing, and plug weld the shock body to it.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2015, 04:43 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Won't work unless everything is perfect,...

Won't work unless everything is perfect, especially with low cranking speed.
Before you took it apart, was the IP pulley 'upside down' or lined up as you describe?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-26-2015, 03:55 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 239
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
There is something about a lock bar and dial...

There is something about a lock bar and dial indicator too.

Cranking speed?
fuel primed?
Did it run before?
Were the pulleys lined up like that before you took it apart?
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-25-2015, 04:32 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 573
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
^:nod: I've had warm stalling from a failing...

^:nod: I've had warm stalling from a failing condenser.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-23-2015, 05:55 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 351
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
A 2x6 on edge and a ratchet strap is overkill,...

A 2x6 on edge and a ratchet strap is overkill, but you have to fabricate feet that sit on the fender-inner bolt flange.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-16-2015, 03:39 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 329
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
My Firebird is the same way, Low E nozzles spill ...

My Firebird is the same way, Low E nozzles spill half a cup on the ground every fill.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-16-2015, 03:22 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 313
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
16 likes to get loose if not countereld while...

16 likes to get loose if not countereld while messing around with 15 17 may need reannealed.
Might think about doing both #4s while you are there, use the green o-ring from the dealer.
you will...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-13-2015, 12:33 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
All the pulse air is pretty much the same till...

All the pulse air is pretty much the same till the electric pumps come out in the late 90s.

http://www.summitracing.com/parts/smp-av7
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-12-2015, 02:56 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 288
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Get that stuff off a Chevy, it's like 20 bucks.

Get that stuff off a Chevy, it's like 20 bucks.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 04-01-2015, 05:00 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 385
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
There are at least 2 sizes of "940" rad, each...

There are at least 2 sizes of "940" rad, each with their own air guide.
Diesels had the wide radiator at their introduction in '83, so that's why you have the hangars already there.
I've had a...
Forum: performance & suspension 03-27-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 479
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
So does an AC clutch, but if it slips any in...

So does an AC clutch, but if it slips any in operation, it's time to go to the JY and get another one.

The weight doesn't unlock it ever, only prevents lockup over whatever speed.

It only...
Forum: showroom 03-25-2015, 02:17 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-32027515 I...

http://www.bbc.com/news/business-32027515
I guess he's not sold too many of those fancy bags,
or he just likes refined luxury:lol:

But seriously, it looks like good work.

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Forum: showroom 03-25-2015, 02:13 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 256
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Steven Fischer drives a 245

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Forum: showroom 03-25-2015, 01:44 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 753
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Also you now have a cafeteria tale on your roof.

Also you now have a cafeteria tale on your roof.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-22-2015, 02:39 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 459
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Pretty sure the equipment is just what was...

Pretty sure the equipment is just what was ordered with the car. My 83 had all those techincal features.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-20-2015, 04:44 AM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,818
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
It's easy to go to another yard. Brushless...

It's easy to go to another yard.

Brushless might be better, but I've run my Milwaukee tools through 15 or so batteries, and not one has had a motor problem. The NICd cells held up better than...
Forum: showroom 03-19-2015, 03:08 PM
Replies: 29
Views: 1,171
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I've been amazed what a drop of PH Down on some...

I've been amazed what a drop of PH Down on some fine steel wool will do for chrome wheels, not tried it on an alloy though. Test in an inconspicuous place and wear gloves.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2015, 02:54 PM
Replies: 56
Views: 1,818
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
http://www.coastaltool.com/a/milwaukee/images/0879...

http://www.coastaltool.com/a/milwaukee/images/0879-22.jpg
Probaly 10 years old, I did replace the trigger once.
It will snap lug studs off a one ton if you hammer enough.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-19-2015, 03:00 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
You are right, this is much too nice of a car to...

You are right, this is much too nice of a car to do it with zip ties.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2015, 02:52 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 295
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
01 XC70 Engine donors ?

Got one that ventilated itself on the highway. Anyone have a quick rundown on what will drop in for me? Or got a good one in norcal economic zone?
Seems like earlier stuff might work with a...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-16-2015, 02:37 PM
Replies: 52
Views: 1,773
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
2 of those holes are still good!

2 of those holes are still good!
Forum: performance & suspension 03-15-2015, 05:07 PM
Replies: 43
Views: 2,110
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
I am going to go against the grain and say a 100...

I am going to go against the grain and say a 100 shot will meet your goals in about an hour and under $500.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-15-2015, 02:13 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 589
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
not really6, you need some spacers to get them...

not really6, you need some spacers to get them from the rim out past the tire bulge, and some bungees or something to hold them to the wheel. before you start, put the lasers together around an...
Forum: performance & suspension 03-14-2015, 05:14 PM
Replies: 50
Views: 1,866
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
nine liter 960 ...

nine liter 960
http://performancedrive.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2013/10/1992-Volvo-960-with-Dart-565-quad-turbo-V8-engine-630x472.jpg
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-14-2015, 02:55 PM
Replies: 3
Views: 204
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
having a total toe out will make it prone to...

having a total toe out will make it prone to wander, but not decisively to one side or the other
If it's not a bent component, it is a loose one unless;
one strut topis on backward or
one of the...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-14-2015, 02:32 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,306
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
If you get the total pipe length wrong for the...

If you get the total pipe length wrong for the diameter, you will get a resonant howl at one specific engine speed. Non curved pipes and high perf mufflers will make it worse. a quick check...
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2015, 02:20 AM
Replies: 9
Views: 355
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
this guy is across the river from me, knows his...

this guy is across the river from me, knows his stuff, and has parts.
http://www.maximum--overdrive.com/
sells on ebay under a name that's all numbers.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-11-2015, 01:23 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 303
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
is it there to make the key unturnable in gear?

is it there to make the key unturnable in gear?
Forum: performance & suspension 03-10-2015, 12:36 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 512
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
...and didn't even PM:roll: I could have totally...

...and didn't even PM:roll: I could have totally put the toothbrush in your cam seal or something.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-10-2015, 12:21 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
The 4500 at least has the beef to make it worth...

The 4500 at least has the beef to make it worth the swap, and if you get the big input shaft you can do boosted launches in 3rd. with a small block, you probably don't even need the input upgrade.
Forum: performance & suspension 03-09-2015, 02:44 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 683
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Tires.

Tires.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2015, 03:31 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 361
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
4500 is more better.

4500 is more better.
Forum: maintenance & nonperformance 03-07-2015, 02:23 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 647
Posted By 745 TurboGreasel
Or low power fooling the tranny into believing...

Or low power fooling the tranny into believing you are on it more than you really are?
Is that highway MPG?
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